Article - 5 Mar 2012
With respect to their capability to transmit light, materials are defined transparent, opaque, non-translucent or opalescent. In the case of scattering particles, size influences the scattering...
Article - 4 Mar 2004
Australian researchers at the University of Technology in Sydney have found a way to use nanoparticles to allow light through glass but block most of the heat. Posted July 9 2003
Article - 21 Oct 2003
Lehigh University scientists have found that nanoscopic cracks on the surface of glassware may spoil its transparency and make it appear dirty. Posted October 21 2003
Article - 10 Dec 2004
There are several different methods of classification for nanomaterials according to dimension, phase composition and the manufacturing process. This article focuses on the categorisation of...
Article - 1 Mar 2004
Cabot Corporation, a leading global producer of specialty chemicals, has announced it has agreed to work with Super Sky Products, Inc., a division of Vitro America, to jointly produce and market a...
Article - 9 Jan 2004
NanoProducts Corporation has announced that its technology has been successfully demonstrated to significantly improve the performance of coatings. Posted Ocotber 18 2003
News - 16 Mar 2010
Imagine plugging a microscope into the USB port of your PC or laptop and viewing images with 10x to 200x or even 500x magnification.
The latest models of handheld microscopes from Cole-Parmer offer...
News - 8 Jan 2009
Using a simple chemical process, scientists at Cornell
and DuPont have invented a method of preparing carbon nanotubes for suspension
in a semiconducting "ink," which can then be...
News - 23 Sep 2014
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Thin Film Solar Cell Industry Report 2014" report to their offering.
The Global Thin Film Solar Cell Industry Report 2014 is...
News - 20 Dec 2010
One of the requirements to keep trends in computer technology on track – to be ever faster, smaller, and more energy-efficient – is faster writing and processing of data. In the Dec. 17 issue of the...